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2020 Mini Cooper S long-term review: Introduction

This perpetually adorable Brit will satisfy wannabe race car drivers and lifestyle buyers alike – but is it up to the rigours of everyday existence?

2020 Mini John Cooper Works GP review

The monstrous new Mini John Cooper Works GP is upon us. Well, nearly: it's out in Europe and will be here in mid-2020. Is it one to look forward to?

2020 Mini Electric review

Minis are a staple of well-heeled city slickers with progressive politics. So an electric one makes clear sense. Australians can get their hands on it from July.

2019 Mini John Cooper Works hatch review: Munich to the Nürburgring

I'm sitting on 240km/h on Germany's Autobahn in the current Mini John Cooper Works, and it's rock solid going into the sweeping bend. Oh, did I tell you I'm on the way from Munich to the Nürburgring for N24?

A mad dash from Nurburgring to Spa-Francorchamps in a Mini JCW

If the high-speed blatt from Munich to the Nurburgring in the latest Mini John Cooper Works hatch in time to watch the 24-hour race wasn’t high enough on my bucket list, then a chance invite from our good friend Ron Simons of RSRNurburg to head over to Spa Francorchamps for one of its premium track days was surely the golden ticket...

Charlie Cooper: Living with the legacy of the famous Cooper name

His famous surname is instantly recognisable, and has proudly adorned the backs of cars since 1961 when his grandfather – John Cooper – struck a deal with the British Motor Corporation to turn Alex Issigonis’s Mini into something of a performance car...

Old v New: 1969 Morris Mini K v 2019 MINI Cooper S 60 Years Edition

The Beatles, Madonna, Goldie Hawn, Steve McQueen, Clint Eastwood, Mick Jagger, and David Bowie. That's just a small list of celebrities who have owned a Mini, and they are very cool people. Heck, even Enzo Ferrari had one. In the ’60s and ’70s, if you were famous and didn’t own a Mini, you probably weren’t considered, well, famous enough...

2019 Mini Cooper S 60 Years review

A three-door Mini in either Cooper or Cooper S specification is, for mine, the one you should be buying. Here we tested the limited-edition 60 Years model in traditional British Racing Green.

2019 Mini Cooper S review: Kensington Edition

With just 15 examples set for Australia, the Kensington Edition is very exclusive. Is it very good, though?

2019 Mini JCW review: Millbrook Edition

The super-exclusive Mini Millbrook special is limited to just 20 units nationally. Are the racy looks worth $7K more than the standard JCW?

2018 Mini Cooper, Cooper S review

James Wong gets a first drive of the updated Mini Hatch and Convertible on Australian roads.

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